Dublin International Piano Competition

The Dublin International Piano Competition was established in 1988 and runs every three years. In 2012 the winner was Russian born Nikolay Khozyainov, at 20 years old the second youngest winner in the Competition’s history. As part of the prize Khozyainov will perform recitals in London, Paris and New York.

This is not a first time occasion for Nikolay Khozyainov, who has won multiple international piano competitions including First Prize at the “Virtuosi per music di pianoforte” International Piano Competition (Czech Republic, 2003), First Prize at the IX International Carl Filtsch Piano Competition (Romania, 2004), Second Prize at the 6th International Chopin Piano Competition for Young Pianists in Moscow (2008) and Second Prize at the 2012 Sydney International Piano Competition. Nikolay Khozyainov was also the youngest finalist of the 16th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw (2010).

Nikolay Khozyainov gave his debut recital at Wigmore Hall on 13 May 2014.